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The Spectacles

A Grade II Listed Building in Boughton, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2867 / 52°17'12"N

Longitude: -0.8762 / 0°52'34"W

OS Eastings: 476750

OS Northings: 265988

OS Grid: SP767659

Mapcode National: GBR BVQ.M8Y

Mapcode Global: VHDRS.RSMD

Entry Name: The Spectacles

Listing Date: 19 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075522

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360394

Location: Boughton, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN2

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

Civil Parish: Boughton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Boughton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

MOULTON SPECTACLE LANE
SP76NE (East side)
12/141 The Spectacles

- II

Gate arch. Probably mid C18. Regular coursed lias. Pointed arch with stepped
gable over, flanked by tall circular turrets with castellations. Pair of iron
gates in archway. Possibly erected as one of a range of similar follies on the
Boughton Hall estate.


Listing NGR: SP7675065988

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